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The many faces of Frau Merkel
For conservatives she is too social-democratic; for social-democrats she is too neoliberal; who is Germany's Power-Frau?
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 18:24 GMT
Redefining charisma with Angela Merkel
Described by some as "unremarkable and dour", the leader of Europe's strongest economy rose from humble origins.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 16:57 GMT
Merkel: Europe in one of its toughest hours
German chancellor says European Union must be strengthened, not weakened if economic crisis is to be solved.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2011 23:10 GMT
Angela Merkel's 'vision thing'
Beyond implementing day-to-day policies, leaders need to communicate their "big ideas" if they want to inspire people.
Joseph S Nye
Last updated: 12 Nov 2011 12:07 GMT
Three women share Nobel Peace Prize
A president and two activists honoured for their non-violent campaigns in Africa and in the Middle East.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 19:22 GMT
Divide remains as Berlin celebrates
Twenty years later, socio-economic disparities overshadow German reunification.
Donata von Hardenberg
The Berlin Wall
Last updated: 13 Nov 2009 05:14 GMT
Ex-leaders mark fall of Berlin Wall
Bush Sr, Gorbachev and Kohl reunite in Germany 20 years after the momentous event.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2009 17:47 GMT
Canada extradites German lobbyist
Key figure from party financing scandal involving Helmut Kohl arrives in Munich.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2009 16:13 GMT
German leader jailed in Saudi deal
Former German junior defence minister Ludwig-Holger Pfahls has been jailed for two years and three months on bribery and tax evasion charges stemming from an arms deal with Saudi Arabia.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2005 17:08 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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The rise and rise of Islamic music
Is Croatia's 'yes' vote tyranny of the majority?
Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
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